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Stories of Strength

These are our Stories of Strength.

They are stories that demonstrate the different kind of strength it takes to live life beyond injury. The strength needed to learn to walk again, or the strength to ask for help after suffering in silence for 15 years.

Together, we will give strength to those who gave for us.

BRUCE

Bruce lost both legs below the knee following injury, yet his extraordinary ordeal has given him, in his own words, a “new lease of life”.

CLARE

Clare threw herself into her work, but a harrowing experience triggered Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Find out how she got "the old Clare" back.

DEREK

Derek was serving in Afghanistan when his vehicle hit a roadside bomb. He awoke nine days later as a double amputee, his life changed forever.

Michelle

Michelle's dream job turned into a nightmare when horrors from the battlefield led to PTSD. Find out how she found the resilience to battle back.

Mark

Mark lost the use of his right arm after his vehicle hit an IED in Afghanistan. Angry and frustrated, he used sport to rebuild his strength.

Spencer

Spencer's 30 year military career came to an end when he was medically discharged due to MS. Find out how he found the strength to face his daily challenges.

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